December 2022

The 2023 Orangetheory Epic Swim returns to Lake Taupo for a weekend full of summer swimming on 14 – 15 January 2023. UTSNZ and Swimming NZ are proud to partner together and offer results for university and tertiary students in their own category, alongside their involvement in the whole event. There are distances for everyone on offer, from the popular 1km and 2.5km distances through to the 5km and 10km swims for those experienced swimmers looking for a distance challenge. For the first time in 2023, there are two relay opportunities on offer. The new 4 x 500m event is on the Saturday and 4 x 1km event on the Sunday, so get your family, friends and fellow students together and to the beautiful Lake Taupo for a swim this summer. Don’t forget to complete your university or tertiary institute details in the entry form! Register here:

NZ Tertiary Beach Volleyball Championships

The NZ Tertiary Beach Volleyball Championships will be hitting Mt Maunganui's main beach again on Friday 20 January. With Championship and Open grades available, athletes of all abilities are encouraged to enter. Those entering their 1st year of study in 2023 are also eligible so help us spread the word! Check out the event website for more info and to register: